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Lat: 42.26N, Lon: 110.2W
Wx Zone: WYZ026 CWA Used: RIW

Wyoming Drought Monitor

The Wyoming Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Wyoming land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.

Wyoming Drought Monitor

Wyoming Hydrologic Information Statement

Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON, WY
832 AM MDT MON JUN 9 2014

...LAST SIGNIFICANT CREST OF THE RUNOFF SEASON FOR THE WIND 
RIVER AND SOUTH AND NORTH FORKS OF THE SHOSHONE RIVER THIS 
WEEKEND...

PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND WARM AFTERNOON MOUNTAIN TEMPERATURES 
BELOW THE 10000 FOOT ELEVATION ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY THROUGH 
FRIDAY OF THIS WEEK.  MILD AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE ALSO 
EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY MORNINGS IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
THESE CONDITIONS WILL MELT THE REMAINING SNOWPACK BELOW 10000 FEET 
BY THE END OF NEXT WEEK. THE UPPER WIND AND SHOSHONE BASINS ARE 
THE ONLY BASINS LEFT THAT HAVE ANY SUBSTANTIAL SNOWPACK AT 9500 
TO 10000 FOOT ELEVATION TO CAUSE ANY SUBSTANTIAL SNOWMELT RUNOFF. 

THE EXCESS SNOWMELT RUNOFF WILL CAUSE ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT RENEWED
RISES ALONG THE SOUTH AND NORTH FORKS OF THE SHOSHONE RIVER AND 
THE WIND RIVER THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.  THE RIVERS SHOULD CREST 
FOR THE LAST TIME OF THE SPRING SNOWMELT SEASON BY THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

THE WIND RIVER NEAR DUBOIS IS EXPECTED TO CREST AROUND 5.1 EARLY SATURDAY 
MORNING. THE WIND RIVER AT RIVERTON IS EXPECTED TO CREST NEAR 9.1 FEET
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE SOUTH FORK OF THE 
SHOSHONE RIVER IS FORECASTED TO CREST NEAR 8.1 FEET EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

EXPECT MINOR FLOODING ALONG THE WIND RIVER FRIDAY THORUGH SUNDAY.
MINOR FLOODING IS ALSO EXPECTED ALONG THE SOUTH FORK OF THE 
SHOSHONE DOWNSTREAM OF VALLEY FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

MOUNTAIN STREAMS AND CREEKS WILL BE FLOWING AT HIGH LEVELS LATE THIS 
WEEK.  DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS STREAMS AND CREEKS DURING THE LATE 
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS. CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL BE AT THEIR 
HIGHEST AT THOSE TIMES.

VISIT WEATHER.GOV/RIVERTON AND SELECT THE RIVERS & LAKES TABFOR 
GRAPHICAL FORECASTS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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